Role of Governance Essay

997 Words Dec 22nd, 2013 4 Pages
Running Head: ROLE OF GOVERNANCE


















Role of Governance in Health Care Organizations
Jovonia Bellamy
Grand Canyon University (Online)
HCA 545 Organizational Structure, Dynamics, and Effectiveness
September 3, 2013







There are many concerns when developing a team, no matter what the team is especially in health care organizations, the team that should be in place is a team of members qualified to make an impact. Running a health care organization is one that is complex and requires a team. It is important that everyone that is a part of that team knows their role in the governance and effective their roles are. There are many elements/positions to the governance structure, the role how
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The concerns that should be considered when developing and strengthening a team culture one concern is fairness. The board members selection shouldn’t be based solely on demographics or favoritism, but it should be based on the experience and the character of the individual. In that individual they should there should be potential to lead and provide guidance to fix any issues that may arise in the organization. The team members should be working together but those that works independently needs to reassure that the work they are doing will be effective. The governance within the organization should ensure that there are trustworthy relationships between the health care organization and the stakeholders supporting the organization. The board establishing a culture that sets it in stone at the top is very critical to the health care organization. The impact of the board’s decisions can weigh heavily on the output measures being established. Governance as a whole is very important for the sustainability of the health care organization.
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